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'The Daily Beast' is a progressive American news and opinion website focused on politics and pop culture. In a 2015 interview, editor in chief John Avlon described 'The Beast's editorial approach: "We seek out scoops, scandals and stories about secret worlds; we love confronting bullies, bigots and hypocrites". Wikipedia*

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Daily Beast has hosted 5 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 2010 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2013 with an average of 863 views per video. Most appearances with Tina Brown (8), Niall Ferguson (3), Sheila C. Bair (2). Most common tags: Gender Issues, Washington Politics, India.

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